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Flory, G.A. 2019. Disposal and Decontamination Options. African Swine Fever Response in Vietnam: Train-the-Trainer and 3D Response Personnel Training. Hanoi, Vietnam. July 19, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Updates on Disposal Options for Livestock and Poultry from the US and International Perspectives. National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Emergency Programs.  Webinar. June 12, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Culling and Safe Disposal of Pig Carcasses. World Organization for Animal Health webinar on African Swine Fever for South East Asia.  May 21, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Depopulation and Animal Mortality Management during Epizootic Diseases. 2nd Annual Biorisk Management Symposium (BIORIM 2019). Tunis, Tunisia. April 2 – 3, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Workshop 3: Agroterrorism and Zoonotic Diseases.  Pre-Symposium Workshop. 2nd Annual Biorisk Management Symposium (BIORIM 2019). Tunis, Tunisia. April 2 – 3, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Managing Catastrophic Mortality: Considering Your Options. Livestock Mortality Workshop. Garden City, Kansas.  March 20, 2019.

Flory, G.A. 2019. Above Ground Burial of Animal Carcasses Following a Disease Outbreak or Natural Disaster. Livestock Mortality Workshop. Garden City, Kansas.  March 20, 2019. Flory, G.A. 2019. Advanced Composting—Livestock.  WORKS! Conference. Lindsborg, Kansas. March 19 2019.

Flory G.A. 2018. Carcass Management Implementation. African Swine Fever: Animal Carcass Disposal Training. Lviv, Ukraine. October 18 – 19, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Innovative Methods to Compost Livestock Contaminated with Foreign Animal Diseases. National Science and Technology Council’s Interagency Working Group on Foreign Animal Disease Threats. Washington, D.C. July 9, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Composting Lessons Learned from AI Outbreaks in North America, Emergency Poultry Disease Response Certificate Symposium. Newark, Delaware. June 22, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Composting, Above Ground Burial and Carcass Management Risk Assessment. Carcass Management Seminar for the National Institute of Environmental Research. Seoul, Korea. June 14, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Evolution of Composting from a Novelty to a Leading Carcass Disposal Method and the Role of Aboveground Burial during Future Animal Disease Outbreaks. 2nd International Conference on Bioresources, Energy, Environment, and Materials Technology. Gangwon Province, Korea. June 12, 2008.

Flory G.A. 2018. Virginia’s Biosolids Land Application Program: Regulating the Land Application of Biosolids to Protect Citizens and the Environment. 2nd International Conference on Bioresources, Energy, Environment, and Materials Technology. Gangwon Province, Korea. June 12, 2008.

Flory G.A. 2018. Recent Demonstration Projects and the Field Application of Aboveground Burial for Carcass Disposal. 6th International Symposium on Animal Mortality Management. Amarillo, Texas. June 6, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. In-House Composting Field Exercise for Broiler Breeders. 6th International Symposium on Animal Mortality Management. Amarillo, Texas. June 5, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Adapting U.S. Composting Protocols for Use Internationally: Dominican Republic LPAI Outbreak. 6th International Symposium on Animal Mortality Management. Amarillo, Texas. June 5, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018. Management and Disposal of Waste: A State Cooperative Perspective. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency International Decontamination Research and Development Conference. Durham, North Carolina. May 8, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018.  Influenza Aviar: Reunión Técnico Compostaje.  Reunión de la Asociación Dominicana de Avicultura.  Moca, Republica Dominicana.  January 19, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018.  Influenza Aviar: Reunión Técnico Compostaje.  Reunión de la Asociación Dominicana de Avicultura.  La Vega, Republica Dominicana.  January 18, 2018.

Flory G.A. 2018.  Manejo de Compostaje en Granjas Avícolas.  Instituto Salesiano, La Vega, Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana.  January 18, 2018

Flory G.A. 2018.  Manejo de Compostaje en Granjas Avícolas.  Salón Patronato Nacional de Ganaderos, Santo Domingo, Republica Dominicana.  January 17, 2018

Flory G.A. 2017.  In-House Composting Field Exercise for Broiler Breeder Operations. 2017 National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Programs (NASAAEP) Summit.  Gulfport, Mississippi. December 5-7, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017.  Aboveground Burial of Animal Carcasses Following a Disease Outbreak or Natural Disaster: An Alternative to Traditional Burial Pits. 2017 National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Programs (NASAAEP) Summit.  Gulfport, Mississippi. December 5-7, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017.  The Evolution of Composting from a Novelty to the Main Carcass Disposal Method of the 2015 US HPAI Outbreak. 2017 National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Programs (NASAAEP) Summit.  Gulfport, Mississippi. December 5-7, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017. Comparison of Disposal Options for HPAI.  Poultry HPAI Disposal Training.  Puyallup, Washington.  June 19, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017. Introduction to Composting During Avian Influenza Outbreaks.  Poultry HPAI Disposal Training.  Puyallup, Washington.  June 19, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017. Agroterrorism:  Understanding and Responding to the Threat.  ReThinking Animals Summit.  New York City, New York.  May 5-7, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017.  Broiler Breeder In-House Composting Field Exercise.  Mass Mortality Management Workshop.   Raleigh, North Carolina.  April 18, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017.  Aboveground Burial as a Carcass Disposal Option.  Mass Mortality Management Workshop.   Raleigh, North Carolina.  April 18, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2017. Virginia Innovations and Experience with Catastrophic Animal Mortality Management. Environment Virginia 2017.  Lexington, Virginia.  April 4-6, 2017.

Flory G.A. 2016. Field Trial of Aboveground Burial as a Tool for Managing Animal Carcasses Following a Disease Outbreak.  2016 EPA International Decontamination Research and Development Conference.  Durham, North Carolina.  November 1 – 3, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2016. Initial Farm Assessment. HPAI Compost Carcass Management Training. Augusta, Maine.  September 19 – 22, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2016.  The Threat of Agroterrorism and Zoonotic Disease in the United States.  Non-Conventional Threat CBRNe USA 2016.  Washington D.C. May 31 – June 2, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2016. 2015 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Response—3D Issues. Azerbaijan Avian Influenza Table-Top Exercise.  Shabran, Azerbaijan.  May 25 – 26, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2016.  Disposal/Composting in Response to HPAI. Avian Health Field Training. Greensboro, North Carolina.  April 5 – 7, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2016.  Initial Farm Assessment/Windrow Construction Principles/Monitoring, Maintaining and Troubleshooting Windrows.   Avian Influenza Mortality Management Workshop. Tifton, Georgia.  March 9 – 10, 2016.

Flory G.A. 2015.  Disposal/Composting in Response to HPAI. Avian Health Field Training. Puyallup, Washington.  December 8 – 10, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015.  Depopulation and Disposal Experience from Delmarva.  Ohio Poultry HPAI Preparedness Meeting.  Dublin, Ohio. November 4, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015.  Initial Farm Assessment Process.  United States Department of Agriculture, Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service, Veterinary Services Workshop.  Augusta, Maine. November 3 – 6, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015.  HPAI Response – Lessons Learned: 3D Issues. Joint US Animal Health Association/American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians Committee on Animal Emergency Management. Providence, Rhode Island. October 24, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015.  North Carolina Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Response 2015 NCDA&CS/USDA-APHIS Disposal Unit – Compost Management Team.  Raleigh, North Carolina. October 8, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015. Avian Influenza: Euthanasia/Disposal. US Poultry & Egg Association’s 2015 Live Production and Welfare Seminar. Nashville, Tennessee. September 15 – 16, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015. Field Demonstration of the “Aboveground Burial Enhanced with Phytoremediation“ (ABEP) System as a Tool for Managing Animal Carcasses Following an Agroterrorism Attack or Disease Outbreak.  International Decontamination Research and Development Conference. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. May 5 – 7, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2015. The Threat of Agroterrorism and Zoonotic Disease in the United States. Non Conventional Threat: CBRNe USA. Washington, DC.  April 29 – May 1, 2015.

Flory G.A. 2013. Decontamination of Agricultural Facilities Following a Bioterrorism Attack or Disease Outbreak: Learning from Outbreaks of Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza in Virginia. International Decontamination Research and Development Conference. Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. November 5 – 7, 2013.

Flory G.A. 2013. The Threat of Agroterrorism and Zoonotic Disease in Asia. Non Conventional Threat: CBRNe Asia. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. September 24 – 27, 2013.

Flory G.A. 2013. Implementing a One Health Strategy to Respond to Emerging Infectious Diseases with the School System. National School Response Conference. Las Vegas, Nevada. January 16-18, 2013.

Flory G.A. 2012. One Health: Understanding the Connection between Animal and Human Diseases. 4th International Symposium: Managing Animal Mortalities, Products, By-Products & Associated Health Risks. Dearborn, MI. May 21-24, 2012.

Flory G.A. 2012. Understanding and Responding to Emerging Infectious Diseases within the School System. School Response Conference. Dulles, VA. April 5-6, 2012.

Flory G.A. 2011. Understanding the Connection between Animal and Human Diseases. International Conference and Exhibition on Virology. Baltimore, MD. September 5-7, 2011.

Flory G.A. 2011. Managing Catastrophic Mortality; Considering Your Options. Southern Animal Health Association Annual Meeting. Norfolk, VA. May 16-17, 2011.

Flory G.A. 2010. Understanding the Connection between Animal and Human Diseases, 2nd International Swine Flu Conference. Washington, DC. August 18-20, 2010.

Flory G.A. 2009. Understanding the Connection between Animal and Human Diseases: Exploring the One Health Initiative. International Swine Flu Conference. Washington, DC. August 19-21, 2009.

Flory G.A. 2009. Real World Experience with Composting Confirms it as an Effective Carcass Disposal Method During Outbreaks Of Avian Influenza. 3rd International Symposium, Management of Animal Carcasses, Tissues and Related Byproducts. Davis, California. July 21-23, 2009.

Flory G.A. 2008. Perspectives and Updates on Pandemic Influenza from Across the Globe. 7th International Bird Flu Summit. Las Vegas, Nevada. Nov. 13-14, 2008.

Flory G.A. 2008. Effective Poultry Carcass Management during an Avian Influenza Outbreak. 7th International Bird Flu Summit. Las Vegas, Nevada. Nov. 13-14, 2008

Flory G.A. 2007. Limiting the Spread of Avian Influenza Through Effective Poultry Carcass Management. 5th International Bird Flu Summit. Las Vegas, Nevada. Sept. 27-28, 2007.

Flory G.A. 2007. Responding to Avian Influenza (H5N1) in Virginia, July 2007: A Case Study. NIEHS/USDA-APHIS Avian Influenza Conference, Protecting Avian Influenza Responders. Bethesda, Maryland. September 16-19, 2007.

Flory G.A. 2007. Evaluating Avian Flu Carcass Disposal Options. ASTSWMO State Solid Waste Managers Conference. Portland, Oregon. August 13-15, 2007.

Flory G.A. 2006. Is In-House Composting a Practical Method of Disease Containment and Disposal for Turkeys, Breeder Operations, and Multi-Level Houses. National Carcass Disposal Symposium 2006. Beltsville, Maryland. December 4-7, 2006.

Flory G.A. 2006. Landfilling of Poultry Carcasses: Lessons Learned from the Virginia Avian Influenza Outbreak of 2002. National Carcass Disposal Symposium 2006. Beltsville, Maryland. December 4-7, 2006.

Flory G.A. 2006. Avian Influenza – Disposal Issues and Past Experience. U.S. Environmental Protections Agency, Region 8 State Solid Waste Meeting. Rapid City, South Dakota. May 16-17, 2006.

Flory G.A. 2006. Avian Influenza – Carcass Disposal Issues. NEWMOA States-EPA Workshop for Avian Flu Response Planning. Chelmsford, Massachusetts. April 13, 2006.

Flory G.A., M.S. Bahorsky, R.W. Peer, R.A. Clark, E.S. Bendfeldt. 2002. Public and Private Partnerships: An Approach to Solving Animal Waste Surplus Issues in The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Animal Residuals 2002 Conference and Workshop. Arlington, Virginia. May 6-8, 2002.